This NFL player is pursuing a phd in Mathematics at MIT!

John Cameron Urschel (born June 24, 1991) is a Canadian-born American football guard for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL), who has also published peer-reviewed articles in mathematics. He was drafted by the Ravens in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Penn State. He also has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mathematics from Penn State and is currently pursuing a PhD in Mathematics from MIT